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Tanezrouft 043
Basic information Name: Tanezrouft 043
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Tnz 043
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1992
Country: Algeria
Mass:help 284 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 75  (1993)  H4/5
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4/5
Recommended:  H4/5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 502 approved meteorites classified as H4/5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB75
  Table 5
  Line 8:
Date:1992
Latitude:25°27.52'N
Longitude:0°08.29'E
Mass (g):284
Pieces:1
Class:H4/5
Fayalite (mol%):18
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.9
Classifier:T. Geiger and A. Bischoff, Institut fur Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, D-48149 Munster, Germany. Weathering grades, F. Wlotzka, MaxPlanck-Institut fur Chemie, D-55020 Mainz, Germany
Type spec location:Mün
Main mass:Museum fur Naturkunde, Humboldt Universitat Invalidenstr. 43 D-10115 Berlin Germany
Institutions
   and collections
Mainz: Max-Planck-Institut für Chemie, Abteilung Kosmochemie, Postfach 3060, D-55020 Mainz, Germany; Website (institutional address; updated 7 Nov 2015)
Mün: Institut für Planetologie, Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10, 48149 Münster, Germany (institutional address; updated 23 Jan 2012)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 75, Meteoritics 28, 692-703 (1993)
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Geography:

Algeria
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (25° 27' 31"N, 0° 8' 17"E)
     Recommended::   (25° 27' 31"N, 0° 8' 17"W)
Note: the NHM and MetBase coordinates are 27.8 km apart

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 162 approved meteorites from Adrar, Algeria (plus 1 unapproved name)
     This is 1 of 1110 approved meteorites from Algeria (plus 27 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
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